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Book Review: The Mystery of Being

By Ely North, published on Jul 22, 2013

...if philosophers really know anything, or if they just talk in muddled circles to hide the fact that deep down they really don’t know shit.

When confronted with such a difficult endeavor as reading a philosophy text my simple mind easily wanders. While struggling through The Mystery of Being, I was able to entertain myself with the theory that philosophers are a lot like gangsta rappers. Like a rapper, a philosopher will use a bunch of fancy language that’s hard to understand. Sometimes a profound thought will bust through this wall of words, but mostly it just... (more)

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